SOURCE: One Source Networks
SAN ANTONIO, TX--(Marketwire - Oct 2, 2012) - One Source Networks (OSN), the managed voice and data solutions provider for the large enterprise market, announced today that it has been selected by Sonus Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ: SONS), a global leader in SIP communications, as its preferred U.S. service provider for the distribution of the Sonus Harmony™ platform to Sonus clients who wish to source this capability in a cost-effective manner from the cloud.
Sonus Harmony™ expands the OSN service portfolio, which already delivers ubiquitous access to cloud-based voice, video, security and computing applications to the Fortune 1000 market. The addition of the new solution is expected to simplify the networks of both OSN's and Sonus' enterprise customers and deliver rich, Over The Top (OTT) Unified Communications features across their entire frameworks. The solution enables fixed-mobile convergence across multiple devices and enterprise applications including voice, video and IM to create a truly seamless unified presence.
"We see an increasing number of enterprise customers that prefer to procure applications and services from the cloud, as it improves their agility, speed and cost benefits," states Ernest Cunningham, CEO of One Source Networks. "With Sonus Harmony™, we now deliver an architectural solution that has the scalability and reliability required for enterprises interested in leveraging public and/or private cloud services for Unified Communications."
"We are pleased to partner with One Source Networks as our preferred U.S. provider of our new SIP-Based Application Delivery and Network Unification Platform for Cloud," said Nancy Maluso, Vice President and General Manager, Communication Applications Business at Sonus. "We have been very impressed with OSN's approach in delivering highly innovative solutions to enterprises, and simplifying and optimizing their customers' network environments. We believe the Sonus Harmony™ platform will be a great addition to the services they offer."
Customers can begin to purchase the expanded unified communications solution based on the Sonus Harmony™ architecture effective immediately. In partnership with OSN, Sonus will showcase Sonus Harmony™ at the IT Expo West from October 2 to 5, 2012 in Austin, Texas.
For more information about One Source Networks, visit www.onesourcenetworks.com
About One Source Networks
One Source Networks is a leading provider of innovative, purpose-built communications solutions for the Fortune 1000. Delivering ubiquitous access to cloud-based voice, video, security and computing applications, the company offers customizable, cost-effective, and scalable solutions delivered on its own fully redundant global network infrastructure with interconnection to over 200 best of breed global suppliers. The OSN difference is simplicity, cost reduction and customer service focus that delivers all solutions under one contract, one team and one invoice. One Source Networks is a two-time winner of the Inc. 500 award which highlights America's fastest-growing private companies.
About Sonus Networks
Sonus helps the world's leading communications service providers and enterprises embrace the next generation of SIP-based solutions including VoIP, video and Unified Communications through secure, reliable and scalable IP networks. With customers around the globe and 15 years of experience transforming networks to IP, Sonus has enabled service providers and enterprises to capture and retain users and generate significant ROI. Sonus products include session border controllers, policy/routing servers, subscriber feature servers and media and signaling gateways. Sonus products are supported by a global services team with experience in design, deployment and maintenance of some of the world's largest and most complex IP networks. For more information, visit www.sonus.net or call 1-855-GO-SONUS.
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